Man robs Circle K with sawed-off shotgun

JOHNS ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police are investigating an armed robbery that happened early Wednesday morning on Johns Island.

Authorities say the robbery took place around 2:30 a.m. at the Circle K located at the intersection of Maybank Highway and Main Road.

The clerk told police that the male suspect came in the store with a sawed off shotgun and demanded money. He then took off running behind the store. No one was injured.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 5 feet 6 inches tall, wearing a black shirt, black pants and dark colored shoes.

Anyone with information can call Charleston Police at 577-7434 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111

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